HANNES AT BAR
At BAR, Hannes worked on his latest project: 'Soundscape', a work about Beirut’s contradicting spaces, filmed and created during the Residency, based and started on an urban research trip in 2012. It is a film/video Installation created out of images interwoven and interlaced with sounds, underlining or contradicting the image, at sync only at precise points of the timeline. Creating a new space, which questions and contextualizes the boundaries of Beirut’s architectural fabric and bridges what the physical structures can’t.
Dates of residency: Sept 4 - Oct 30
Lives and works: Berlin, Germany
2009 BA Architecture - University of Fine Arts Berlin
2014 MFA Film - University of Fine Arts of Hamburg (HFBK)
Born 1982 in Berlin, where he grew up in a changing city and studied architecture at the University of Fine Arts of Berlin (UdK) and the Politecnico di Milano. In 2009 he graduated with his thesis dealing with Temporary Spaces in Berlin: A film „Luna Park“ and a theoretical work „Out of Order“ and was awarded with the Max Taut Award (honorable mention) for this work. In 2010 he moved to Hamburg where he pursued his work with a Master of Fine Art with focus film at the University of Fine Arts of Hamburg (HFBK). He graduated 2014 with his thesis about Mobility, Non-Places & Temporary Homes: The film „Off the Grid“, shifting between a documentary, a road-movie and a staged and improvised film about people who decided to live outside the system in their mobile homes. In 2014 he co-founded the film cooperation splitter film. Since 2012 he works as a freelancer DoP, Producer and Director and part time lecturer at the University of Fine Arts of Berlin (UdK). He currently lives in Berlin.